Michael Bent

Michael Bent

Office Support Staff - Human Resources

Division of Plant Sciences

  • Phone: 573-882-4303
  • Fax: 573-882-1467
  • E-mail: BentM@missouri.edu
  • Address: 108 Waters Hall


  • Serve as the primary contact for hiring staff and student employees for the division.
  • Assist faculty with filling out the required paperwork to establish, request, or fill a full-time staff position.
  • Assist with processing the required paperwork to get students and staff onto payroll.
  • Process all PAF changes for the division.
  • Assist faculty and staff with entering their travel reimbursement requests into the electronic expense report system.
  • Reconcile gift and recharge accounts on a monthly basis.
  • Process monthly reports and provide reports for the Gilbreth-McLorn fund, the Frances May fund, and the Fertilizer/Lime account.
  • Assist the grants post award position with the processing of the monthly and semi-annual EVR's.